Women’s basketball team plays North in tournament

After a tough early season loss at home against nonconference North Buncombe, the women’s varsity basketball team was out for revenge. Having lost 51-41 to the Lady Blackhawks on Dec. 2, a week before, the...

Swim team members protest pool closing

High school sports and politics don’t often mix, but at Tuesday night’s Buncombe County Commission meeting the two came face to face as approximately 30 area swimmers protested recent action by the...

Cross country men, women advance to state

Sophomore Dylan Shamburger trudged his way through a mud-covered trail to a top-10 finish at the Western North Carolina Athletic Conference meet last month. Shamburger fought off the heavy rain and slick...

Soccer team ends season, 9-13-2

Sophomore Thomas Jones watched the ball go into the net as the men’s soccer team defeated Pisgah, 7-0,  for one of its seven conference wins of the season. “We had a really good time that night because...

Volleyball team advances to state finals

As last year’s seniors walked across the stage accepting their diplomas in June, the underclassman volleyball team members realized they were losing five of six starters. That was all the challenge they...

Football team wins first game of the season

 The Falcons’ 28-26 win over nonconference Madison, the team’s first season-opening win since 2002, set the tone for the varsity team’s season. “It was a good game.With the reality of senior year, I...

Men’s tennis serves up a 10-7 record

Beads of sweat dripped down senior C.J. Reguyal’s forehead as he prepared to serve to his opponent in a doubles tournament at the Hendersonville Country Club on March 22. Reguyal and doubles partner,...

Right Track: Women’s relay team sets record again

Adrenaline coursed through sophomore Taylor Houck as she pushed down the track to her teammate, baton in hand. Houck stretched out her arm, knowing that the two weeks of preparation in practice led up to this...